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Convict Hill Oatmeal Stout - Independence Brewing Co.

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Convict Hill Oatmeal StoutConvict Hill Oatmeal Stout

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BA SCORE
88
very good

311 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 311
Reviews: 128
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 9.9%
Wants: 20
Gots: 48 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Independence Brewing Co. visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Oatmeal Stout |  9.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Redrover on 02-12-2009)
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Reviews by tpd975:
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tpd975

Florida

3.98/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Pours dark black with a tan head nice retention with a few spots of lace.

S: Aromas of deep roasted malt, slightly burnt, dark chocolate, and burnt coffee.

T: I like it. Roasted to the max. Wonderful deep roasted malt, espresso and bitter dark chocolate. Mild notes of dark fruit with tinges of caramel and toffee. That being said the sweet flavors just peek through. The roast dominates.

M: Medium in body, char, roast bitter from middle through finish. Velvet like mouthfeel

D: Good, solid brew

Serving type: bottle

11-15-2010 00:57:57 | More by tpd975
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A: poured nice and dark like a stout should be, great thick, dark tan head.

S: smells amazing! Lots of coffee, little bit of bitter dark chocolate.

T: loads of great coffee flavor followed by some slight bitterness from the hops with the slight chocolate after swallowing.

M: wonderfully carbonated, smooth and creamy from the flaked oatmeal.

O: the perfect breakfast stout. Tons of coffee flavor, followed by just the right amount of chocolate.

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Convict Hill Oatmeal Stout from Independence Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 311 ratings.